Period
to 19 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for Network Security skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Network Security over the 6 months to 19 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Network Security
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 102 88 86
Rank change year-on-year -14 -2 +10
Contract jobs citing Network Security 7 16 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.46% 1.10% 0.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.61% 5.37% 2.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 15 4
Milton Keynes median daily rate £350 £400 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% -8.05% +16.00%
10th Percentile £300 £314 £307
90th Percentile £459 £438 £450
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £350 £395 £420
% change year-on-year -11.39% -5.95% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -

Network Security is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 194 298 236
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 12.64% 20.51% 16.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 178 103
Milton Keynes median daily rate £425 £409 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.91% -3.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £241 £311 £313
90th Percentile £538 £550 £527
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £400 £423
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.33% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 10
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £53.33 £15.50 £14.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +244.06% +6.16% -27.67%
10th Percentile £11.51 £15.10 £10.35
90th Percentile £55.00 £15.90 £19.50
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £46.00 £15.00 £14.20
% change year-on-year +206.67% +5.63% -19.28%

Network Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings citing Network Security as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes.

Job vacancy trend for Network Security in Milton Keynes

Network Security
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Network Security in Milton Keynes.

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Security in Milton Keynes

Network Security
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Network Security in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 19 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Network Security in Milton Keynes

Network Security
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security in Milton Keynes.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Network Security in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 19 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Network Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 4 (57.14%) Blue Coat
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
3 2 (28.57%) NX-OS
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 2 (28.57%) Mitel
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) HP
3 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
3 2 (28.57%) Symantec
3 2 (28.57%) Juniper
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (14.29%) Office 365
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (14.29%) HSRP
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) Spanning Tree
4 1 (14.29%) ProxySG
4 1 (14.29%) CCSE
4 1 (14.29%) Sourcefire
4 1 (14.29%) Brocade
4 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
4 1 (14.29%) SAN
4 1 (14.29%) Hitachi
4 1 (14.29%) OSPF
4 1 (14.29%) McAfee

Network Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (28.57%) NX-OS
3 1 (14.29%) BGP
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (14.29%) HSRP
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) OSPF
3 1 (14.29%) SAN
3 1 (14.29%) Sourcefire
3 1 (14.29%) Spanning Tree
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) VPN
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Communications Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Network Security Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Security Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Blue Coat Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (14.29%) Network Security Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Network Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Security Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Architect
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 1 (14.29%) Check Point GAiA
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Data Security
1 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
1 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
1 1 (14.29%) Security Management
1 1 (14.29%) Tech Ops
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CCSE
1 1 (14.29%) CISSP
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) ProxySG
1 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Blue Coat
2 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) HP
2 2 (28.57%) Juniper
2 2 (28.57%) Mitel
2 2 (28.57%) Symantec
3 1 (14.29%) Brocade
3 1 (14.29%) EMC
3 1 (14.29%) Hitachi
3 1 (14.29%) McAfee
3 1 (14.29%) VMware